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Growth is our business.  Employees with the Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts are challenged and supported to excel individually and collectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.  Working with our volunteer partners, we help girls reach their fullest potential.

Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts (GSCWM) is an equal opportunity employer that strives to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.  As a membership organization, we place a high value on Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) membership.  Full-time, year-round employees are required to maintain annual membership with GSUSA and, as a benefit, we cover the annual expense.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package, generous time off and flexibility.

Share your talents and passion with an organization that builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place!

Full-Time Employment

To apply, forward a letter of interest with a resume or complete an application. Please note that Chrome and Firefox cannot save data entered in forms directly. You need to save the form to your computer and open it with a PDF viewer like Adobe Reader. 

All applications should be forwarded to:

Human Resources Department
Crossroads Business Park 
301 Kelly Way 
Holyoke, MA 01040
Email: hr@gscwm.org

For salaried exempt positions, you must submit a cover letter with your resume for consideration. If you are subsequently scheduled for an interview, you will also be required to complete an employment application. AA/EOE

BILINGUAL MEMBERSHIP SPECIALIST

Girl Scouts of Central & Western MA is hiring a Bilingual Membership Specialist to introduce Girl Scouts to communities who don't know much about us or don't realize there is a place for them in the organization. We're looking for someone who speaks Spanish fluently and can easily communicate with families whose primary language is Spanish.

After a year of screens and Zoom meetings, it's time for girls to press "play" and do fun activities with their friends. Check out our websites: gscwm.org and GirlScouts.org to see the world Girl Scouts opens for girls!

As an employee with Girl Scouts, you are eligible for great benefits.

  • Generous paid time off
  • Health insurance with employer paying 75% of the premium
  • Dental insurance with employer paying 50% of the premium
  • Employer paid life and long-term disability insurance
  • 401K plan

Flexible work schedules (35-40 hrs/wk) allow us to meet girls, their families and volunteers where and when they are available. We reimburse for mileage and some evening and weekend work is required. A dependable car is a must.

If you enjoy meeting people, are passionate about connecting girls with opportunity, and have excellent customer service skills, this might be the job for you! To find out more, please submit a cover letter and resume to hr@gscwm.org. AA/EOE

Job Type: Full-time, Based in Holyoke, MA

Pay: $34,000.00 - $36,000.00 per year

FINANCE MANAGER

Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts is hiring a Finance Manager who is an organized, detail oriented team player with solid experience in payroll, accounts receivable, general ledger systems, internal controls, and financial reporting. This is a unique opportunity to apply your accounting skills in an environment where everyone is dedicated to helping girls build courage, confidence and character. It's more than a job, it's a mission.

Applicants should have a Bachelor's degree or higher and four years of directly related experience. Expected qualities and abilities include:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong collaborative skills
  • Demonstrated experience working with different departments
  • Experience working with confidential personal information
  • Experience in accounting platforms

If you are looking for an opportunity to be part of an inclusive work environment where employees and volunteers are dedicated to making a real difference in girls' lives, we're looking forward to the opportunity to talk with you. Please submit a cover letter and resume to hr@gscwm.org. AA/EOE

Job Type: Full-time; Based in Worcester, MA

Pay: $51,000.00 - $53,000.00 per year

 

Seasonal Employment Positions

Summer camps will be starting before you know it and we’re hiring camp staff members who are excited to help girls build courage, confidence, and character in an outdoor setting.  If you will be at least 18 years old by August 1st, thrive in the outdoors, and love the spontaneity and high-energy of working with girls, spending your summer at Girl Scout camp might be a good fit for you. 

Please complete the Camp Staff Application and send it to hr@gscwm.org and be sure to indicate the camp where you’d like to work. Please note that Chrome and Firefox cannot save data entered in forms directly. You need to save the form to your computer and open it with a PDF viewer like Adobe Reader. 

Girls aren't the only ones ready to spend time outdoors this summer! We're looking for camp staff who would love to join them - keeping the fun, friendship, and adventure alive while enforcing strict health and safety guidelines.  The following camp staff positions are open with the Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts for summer 2021.  If you, or someone you know, is interested, click here to download and complete a camp staff application.

HEALTH SPECIALIST positions are always critical to a happy, healthy camp.  If you are an EMT, nurse, nurse practitioner or other health professional…and have a school-age daughter, you could both experience the fresh air, smiles, and laughter at Girl Scout camp!  In addition to a salary of $500 - $800/week (dependent on qualifications), your daughter could participate in the camp program as a bonus.  Join us at our resident camps Bonnie Brae in Otis or Green Eyrie in Harvard or our day camps Laurel Wood in Spencer or Lewis Perkins in South Hadley for a week, 2 weeks or the summer. 

On a hot summer day (yes, they’re coming!), nothing can beat water fun!  LIFEGUARDS are needed at all our camps – Bonnie Brae in Otis, Green Eyrie in Harvard, Laurel Wood in Spencer, and Lewis Perkins in South Hadley.  Camp Lewis Perkins has an in-ground pool and the others feature beautiful waterfronts with swimming and boating.  Camp with other staff and campers all summer or just spend weekdays with us.  Let’s talk about the opportunities!

We're looking for a DAY CAMP DIRECTOR who would love to join girls outside this summer - keeping the fun, friendship, and adventure alive while enforcing strict health and safety guidelines. This position is at Camp Laurel Wood in Spencer, MA.  Camp directors must be at least 25 years old and have at least two years leadership experience in a camp or youth setting.

As an ASSISTANT CAMP DIRECTOR at Camp Green Eyrie in Harvard, MA, you will sharpen your camp leadership skills, build your resume, and help girls feel safe outdoors and inspired by their natural surroundings.  We prefer Assistant Camp Directors to be at least 25 years old and they should have at least two years leadership experience in a camp or youth setting.  Resident camp staff members live at camp for the summer.

PROGRAM DIRECTORS are needed at Camp Laurel Wood (day camp in Spencer, MA) and Camp Green Eyrie (resident camp in Harvard, MA).  Help fill girls’ days with STEM activities, archery (must be a trained instructor or willing to be trained), nature exploration, arts & crafts, and more!

CAMP COUNSELORS work directly with the same group of girls each week.  Help girls build confidence and skills in the outdoors, courage to try new things, and discover a little more about what they value in themselves and others.  Resident (overnight) camps in East Otis (Bonnie Brae) and Harvard (Green Eyrie) and our day camps in Spencer (Laurel Wood) and South Hadley (Lewis Perkins) all have open counselor positions.

Girl Scouts love to be outdoors and they love to be at their Girl Scout camp properties!  We are seeking a SEASONAL CAMP RANGER at Camp Green Eyrie in Harvard, MA to ensure the property is safe, functional, and welcoming for them.  If you have experience in general property maintenance and minor carpentry, plumbing and electrical work, consider joining us for the summer.

The successful candidate will:

  • have a valid MA driver’s license and good driving record
  • enjoy both working independently and with others on a team
  • plan and manage workloads with shifting priorities
  • be calm and efficient in emergency situations
  • be able to do physical work in outdoor seasonal weather
  • have demonstrated maturity, sound judgement and integrity

If you are skilled in maintenance, repair, and property development, this could be the right fit for you. Find our staff application at gscwm.org. EOE/AA.
Job Type:      Seasonal, Full-time
Salary:            $700/week

Candidates must be able to be on-site in 30 minutes or less.